Reading of a translation of the opening of the Abhidhamma Paṭṭhāna, which first lists and then explains the conditional relations which prevail in the universe. Topics: Buddhism, Abhidhamma, Buddhist Philosophy
byBuddhadatta, A. P. (Ambalaṅgoḍa Polvattē), 1887-1962
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In this lecture renowned Buddhist scholar and practitioner Alan Wallace will discuss the diverse views from scientists, philosophers, theologians, and Buddhists on the question of what makes us human and present the Buddhist emphasis on the rarity and great value of human existence because it provides unparalleled opportunities for realizing our highest potential. Topics: Alan Wallace, Buddhism, Scientific view, Buddhist philosophy
Indian Idealism By Surendranath Dasgupta M.A., Ph.D. Principal, Sanskrit College, Calcutta Author of A History of Indian Philosophy Published by: University Press, Cambridge, 1933 These lectures were delivered by the author as the Readership Lectures of the Patna University. Chapters: 1. Beginnings of Indian Philosophy 2. Upanishadic Idealism 3. Upanishadic Idealism (cont.) 4. Buddhist Idealism 5. Buddhist Idealism (cont.) 6. The Vedanta and Kindred Forms of Idealism Topics: Hinduism, Indian Philosophy, Idealism, Vedanta, Buddhist Philosophy, Upanishads
Aryadeva's Four Hundred Stanzas is a foundational work of Mahayana Buddhist philosophy. The first four chapters show how to rid yourself of the four incorrect considerations: considering something impermanent by nature to be permanent, something in the nature of suffering to be in the nature of happiness, something unclean by nature to be clean, and something lacking an impossible soul or self to have an impossible soul or self. This teaching is a part of the regular teachings at Vajrayana... Topics: Geshe Ngawang Samten, Vajrayana Institute, Aryadeva, Buddhist Philosophy, Buddhist Psychology
For all of us, at times, it appears that our emotions are outside our control. This series of classes will offer insights into Buddhist ways of stabilizing happiness and attaining freedom from troublesome emotions by exploring and developing some understanding of Buddhist philosophy and practice. For many of us, the Buddhist path of enlightened thinking has allowed us to go beyond just âdealing with our emotionsâ to an experience of freedom that arises from understanding and releasing... Topics: Buddhist philosophy, emotions, anger, envy, attachment, confusion, Land of Medicine Buddha
Have you ever asked yourself the questions: "Why do I put so much energy into chasing after happiness, only to be disappointed?" or "Why is it so hard to find peace and contentment?" Buddhism teaches that true freedom and happiness can only be found within, by transforming our own minds. Find out more about this essential truth that the Buddha taught in this weekend course, based on the Four Noble Truths, the first teaching the Buddha gave after his enlightenment. Who can... Topics: Buddhism, Tibetan Buddhism, Ven. Tenzin Chogkyi, 4 Noble Truths, Buddhist Thought, Buddhist...
byBandula Padmakumara, Denagama Sirivardhana, Rekshi Vasanta etc.
The Sinhalese magazine about Buddhism in Sri Lanka. Contents: Ata telunata bet ete, sita telunata; mage sita nivana oba; utum vivekaya pinisa; asokam virajam khemam; padam mataka taba ganna heti; mama ma venuven ma liyami; bududahama vidyava ikmava yay; sitata sahana; vahal baven midemu da; kalana mituraku neti tena nivanak neta; api ape sit noravatamu; vakugadu dandun bosat himivaru; nivana soya sri lankavata pemini cek tarunaya; ma vinisuru asunata yanne budun vendalay; turunuvani, alokaya... Topics: sinhala, sinhalese, sangarava, martu masa, 2011, Sri Lanka, Buddhism, Bauddha darshanaya, Buddhist...
This documentary is an exploration of the philosophical and religious meaning of "The Matrix" story. It is a compilation of essays, movie excerpts, and lecture clips that help explain the symbolism of the characters and story elements. This movie covers "The Second Renaissance" episode of "The Animatrix" and the first movie, "The Matrix."... Topics: Documentary, Joseph Campbell, Wachowski Brothers, The Matrix (movie), Brian Takle, Christian...
This documentary is an exploration of the metaphorical and religious meaning of "The Matrix" story. It is a compilation of an essay, movie excerpts, and lecture clips that help explain the symbolism of the characters and story elements. This movie covers the third Matrix movie, Revolutions. ************************************************************************************************************************************ 17 U.S.C. § 107 : US Code - Section 107 (the doctrine of... Topics: : Documentary, The Matrix: Revolutions, Joseph Campbell, Brian Takle, Christ consciousness,...
A series of talks by Rick Muller, Bethe Hagens, Michael Schwartz, Sarah H Williams, Tim Morton, Elizabeth Sykes, Jason Wirth and Alison Blackduck at the American Anthropological Association Convention, San Francisco, November 16, 2012. Topics: mind, ecology, OOO, object-oriented ontology, systems theory, Ken Wilber, integral theory,...
Sermons expounding the 1563 Heidelberg Catechism recorded during Alto Christian Reformed Church evening services. Topics: bible, jesus, theonomy, postmillenialism, paedocommunion, liturgy, reformed, presbyterian,...